On 23rd of July, after all activities taking place on the Cathedral Island, there will be held the „Singing Europe” festival on the occasion of European Capital of Culture – Wrocław 2016. Three thousands of invited choirs singers from all over the Europe will together perform popular national songs, inviting all the participants to have fun and join the feast. Groups coming from abroad will also take part in the event (DiD’ participants, groups from Legnica’s and Świdnica’s dioceses), as well as the youth from our archdiocese and other invited guests (host families, „Singing Europe” festival’s participants). The meeting consists of two parts, each about 90 minutes long. The event will feature a performance of widely known singing nun- Cristina Scuccia.
3:00PM – opening of the entrance gates
3:30PM – 6:00PM – meals distribution
6:00PM – 9:30PM – concert “Singing Europe” featuring nun Cristina
After the Holy Masses, every national group goes to the City Stadium by public transport. You should check Your voucher/ ticket to find your own place in the Stadi-um and also a suitable entrance for it (there are depict-ed on the map placed on the back of your voucher). If your place was located on the playing field You also obtain special bracelet before coming onto.
From 3.30 PM in the Stadium zone meal is distribut-ed and the youth and families find their places on the Stadium. Meal distribution based on special voucher/ food stamps lasts untill 6.00 PM. Every voucher are de-liberately colored and should be used in a place which has the same color.
Any information about suitable transport to the City Stadium, the entrance to it, manner of meal delivery, security rules or also returning after the concert should be delivered by Your parish guide/coordinator.
For the concert, you should take small luggage and obey general security rules which are similar for other major events (for example soccer matches). Don’t bring any dangerous things like sharp instruments, umbrellas, glass bottles, etc.
How do I get there?
City Stadium – tram and bus stops:
Pilczyce: trams: 3, 10, 20, 33 buses: 128
City Stadium- Stadion Wrocław (Lotnicza): trams: 3, 10, 20, nighttime buses: 243, 253
City Stadium- Stadion Wrocław(Królewiecka): trams: 31 buses:101, 102, 103, 104, 245;
After the meeting on the Stadium special public transport will be available to the Pilgrims:
trams: T1 line Stadion Wrocław (Królewiecka) – Opera; T2 line Leśnica – Stadion Wrocław (Lotnicza) – Galeria Dominikańska;
buses: S2 line Stadion Wrocław (Królewiecka) – Rynek.
Additionally from the turning loop Pilczyce, two more buses are going to start their course in the direction of Psie Pole
People staying for DiD’ outside the city of Wrocław, will departure from Wrocław Stadion Railway Station.
At 10:00PM Pilgrims accommodated in Oborniki Śląskie, Trzebnica, Oleśnica, Jelcz-Laskowice, Kobierzyce will depart towards Main Railway Station, so they can then change trains and leave in the direction of their Hosting cities.
At 10:15PM train going to the Main Railway Station and then to Św. Katarzyna, Oława, and Brzeg, will departure from Stadion Wrocław Railway Station.